Cyber security initiative to launch in Cumbria

The campaign aims to create awareness on cyber safety Credit: PA

Cumbria's Police and Crime Commissioner will be launching the 'Get Safe Online' campaign in Penrith today.

Peter McCall has commissioned the organisation, Get Safe Online, to deliver a cyber safety and awareness programme, as well as training over the next three years.

To launch the campaign, Get Safe Online team will be hosting two training events at Penrith Rugby Club, where 80 people will receive training enabling them to also train others on online safety and security.

The team will also offer free cyber security "health checks" at the Cumberland Show on Saturday 17 June.